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Israel's Elbit Systems Q3 profit, revenue gain

Reuters Us Markets - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:44
TEL AVIV, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Israeli defence electronics firm Elbit Systems reported higher quarterly net profit, boosted by increased revenue and a gain from a commercial spin-off business.

China sees THAAD deployment as 'weather vane' under Trump

Top Reuters News - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:40
BEIJING (Reuters) - Whether President-elect Donald Trump goes through with a deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system in South Korea will be a key indicator to how political ties unfold with China, sources with ties to the leadership in Beijing said.

Euro zone bond yields fall, market wins respite from sell-off

Reuters Us Markets - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:33
LONDON, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Euro zone government bond yields fell in early trade on Thursday, after a surprise bond-buying operation by the Bank of Japan helped bring some calm to battered fixed...

Philippines' Duterte says may follow Russia's withdrawal from 'useless' ICC

Top Reuters News - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:24
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he might follow Russia and withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC), citing criticism from Western nations for a rash of killings unleashed by his war on drugs.

In battered town seized from IS, Iraq's Yazidis dream of return

Top Reuters News - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:23
BASHIQA, Iraq (Reuters) - For the first time since Islamic State militants swept into Bashiqa two years ago forcing him to flee, 61-year-old Barakat has finally found work - on Sunday he will be coming back to help clear debris from the destruction wrought upon his home town.

METALS-Copper slips for third day with dollar near 13-1/2-yr top; Yellen eyed

Reuters Us Markets - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:16
* Coming up: Fed Chair Janet Yellen testifies at 1500 GMT (Recasts, updates prices)

Poland - Factors to Watch Nov. 17

Reuters Us Markets - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:12
Following are news stories, press reports and events to watch that may affect Poland's financial markets on Thursday. ALL TIMES GMT (Poland: GMT + 1 hour):

Clinton urges renewed 'fight for values'

Top Reuters News - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:35
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Defeated Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called on Wednesday for a renewed fight for a more-inclusive United States despite disappointment over an election loss that laid bare national divisions.

Freeport, Jiangxi Copper agree $92.50/T, 9.25 cents/lb TCRCS for 2017 -source

Reuters Us Markets - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:17
SHANGHAI, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Miner Freeport-Mcmoran Inc has agreed to a 5 percent drop in charges that it will pay China smelter Jiangxi Copper to process its concentrate into refined copper for...

Turkey - Factors to Watch on Nov 17

Reuters Us Markets - Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:10
ISTANBUL, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Here are news, reports and events that may affect Turkish financial markets on Thursday.

China, U.S. must avoid excessive mutual suspicion: Chinese envoy

Top Reuters News - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 23:44
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China and the United States must avoid being overly suspicious of each other's strategic intentions, China's ambassador to the United States said on Wednesday while looking ahead to the Presidency of Donald Trump.

UPDATE 1-Japan sets 50 pct price cut for Bristol Myers' Opdivo cancer drug

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 23:17
* Japan set cut due to high price of drug, Ono confirms (Adds Japan price details)

UPDATE 1-Republic Airways plans to emerge from bankruptcy early next year

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 23:15
Nov 16 (Reuters) - Regional carrier Republic Airways Holdings Inc, which sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in February, said on Wednesday it filed a plan to emerge from bankruptcy in the first...

Taiwan stocks rise; TSMC, Hon Hai track Apple shares higher

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 23:10
TAIPEI, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Taiwan stocks rose on Thursday, led by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co and other Apple Inc suppliers after Apple shares gained more than 2 percent in U.S. trading on...

BRIEF-Fitch - Frothy thermal coal prices point to downside pressures in 2017

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 22:53
* Fitch - Frothy thermal coal prices point to downside pressures in 2017

Japan sets 50 pct price cut for Opdivo cancer drug: Ono Pharma

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 22:36
Nov 16 (Reuters) - A Japanese health ministry council has approved a 50 percent cut in the price of Opdivo, a costly immune system-boosting cancer drug produced by Bristol Myers Squibb Co and...

Morning News Call - India, November 17

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 22:27
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Nikkei edges down as financial stocks hurt by BOJ JGB operation

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 21:53
* Market focus will gradually shift to fundamentals, FOMC-analyst

GLOBAL MARKETS-US Treasury yields subside, take dollar off 13-1/2 yr peak, Asian stocks steady

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 21:51
* BOJ conducts special bond buying operation, stops JGB yield rise

Republic Airways says it plans to emerge from bankruptcy in Q1 2017

Reuters Us Markets - Wed, 11/16/2016 - 21:28
Nov 16 (Reuters) - Regional carrier Republic Airways Holdings Inc, which sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in February, said on Wednesday it filed a plan to emerge from bankruptcy in the first...

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